Richard Stanley Bedlack
Professor of Neurology
2. Epidemiologic studies to better understand the causes and variability in prognosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and diabetic neuropathy.
3. Basic science studies to develop novel biomarkers for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
A PHASE 2B/3, MULTI-CENTER, RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED, 12 MONTH CLINICAL TRIAL TO EVALUATE THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF MN-166 (IBUDILAST) FOLLOWED BY AN OPEN-LABEL EXTENSION IN SUBJECTS WITH AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS awarded by MediciNova, INC. (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2022
EFFECTS OF ORAL LEVOSIMENDAN (ODM-109) ON RESPIRATORY FUNCTION IN PATIENTS WITH ALS: OPEN-LABEL EXTENSION FOR PATIENTS COMPLETING STUDY 3119002 awarded by Orion Corporation (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2021
ALS Telemedicine awarded by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2021
The Duke ALS Association Certified Center awarded by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021
Identification of diagnostic peptides for the detection of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (sALS) awarded by Affinergy, LLC (Principal Investigator). 2020
Clinical Research in ALS & Related Disorders for Therapeutic Development (CREATE) awarded by University of Miami (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2020
A Pilot Trial of Triheptanoin for People with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (PALS) awarded by Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2020
Duke ALS Telemedicine Clinic awarded by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2020
Integrated Genomics in Clinical ALS (GTAC) awarded by Columbia University (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2019
Protocol CY 5022: A PHASE 2, MULTI-CENTER, DOUBLE-BLIND, RANDOMIZED, DOSE-RANGING, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFICACY, SAFETY, AND TOLERABILITY OF CK-2127107 IN PATIENTS WITH AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS (ALS) awarded by Cytokinetics, Inc. (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2019
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Bedlack, Richard, et al. “ALS clinical research learning institutes (ALS-CRLI): empowering people with ALS to be research ambassadors.” Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener, vol. 21, no. 3–4, May 2020, pp. 216–21. Pubmed, doi:10.1080/21678421.2019.1690519. Full Text
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Bedlack, Richard S., et al. “Scrutinizing enrollment in ALS clinical trials: Room for improvement?” Neurology, vol. 70, no. 11, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2008, pp. A344–A344.
Bedlack, R. S., and S. Torres. “Multifocal motor neuropathy with upper motor neuron signs.” Muscle & Nerve, vol. 34, no. 4, JOHN WILEY & SONS INC, 2006, pp. 514–514.
Bedlack, R. S., et al. “Apolipoprotein E genotype is a risk factor for diabetic neuropathy.” Annals of Neurology, vol. 52, no. 6, WILEY-LISS, 2002, pp. 866–866.
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BEDLACK, R. S., et al. “ENDOGENOUS ELECTRIC-FIELDS WITHIN THE NEURONAL PLASMALEMMA - NONUNIFORMITIES SUGGESTING DIFFERENTIAL VOLTAGE-DEPENDENCE.” Biophysical Journal, vol. 66, no. 2, BIOPHYSICAL SOCIETY, 1994, pp. A387–A387.
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BEDLACK, R. S., et al. “ELECTRIC FIELD-BIASED N1E-115 GROWTH CONE FILOPODIAL PROTRUSIONS ARE INHIBITED BY VERAPAMIL.” Biophysical Journal, vol. 64, no. 2, BIOPHYSICAL SOCIETY, 1993, pp. A101–A101.